Ardamax Keylogger

Ardamax Keylogger is a keystroke recorder that captures user's activity and saves it to an encrypted log file. The log file can be viewed with the powerful Log Viewer. Use this tool to find out what is happening on your computer while you are away, maintain a backup of your typed data automatically or use it to monitor your kids. Also you can use it as a monitoring device for detecting unauthorised access. Logs can be automatically sent to your e-mail address, access to the keylogger is password protected. Besides, Ardamax Keylogger logs information about the Internet addresses the user has visited. 0

General information:

Malware Name:Ardamax Keylogger
Malware Type:Key Logger
Company Name:Ardamax Keylogger
Company URL:http://www.ardamax.com/
Threat Level:High
Operating System:WIN XP
Installation Type:Installed through EXE
Operation:Time of After Installation

Company Description:

Spyware Description:

Ardamax Keylogger is a keystroke recorder that captures user's activity and saves it to an encrypted log file. The log file can be viewed with the powerful Log Viewer. Use this tool to find out what is happening on your computer while you are away, maintain a backup of your typed data automatically or use it to monitor your kids. Also you can use it as a monitoring device for detecting unauthorised access. Logs can be automatically sent to your e-mail address, access to the keylogger is password protected. Besides, Ardamax Keylogger logs information about the Internet addresses the user has visited. 0

Characteristics/Symptoms:

    -> Shows popup ads -> It also associates with other Adwares -> Captures user's activity and saves it to an encrypted log file -> Help in detecting unauthorised access0

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Processes Running:

AKV.exe

File information Created after Installation:

File LocationSize (Bytes)Type
C:\Program Files\YNS\AKV.exe201728Application
C:\Program Files\YNS\akv.ini1116Configuration Settings
C:\Program Files\YNS\menu.gif7486GIF Image

Folder information Created after Installation:

Folder Location

Registry information Created after Installation:

Main Registry KeySub Registry KeyKey Value Name
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\App Management\ARPCache\Ardamax KeyloggerChanged
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\App Management\ARPCache\Ardamax KeyloggerSlowInfoCache
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Ardamax KeyloggerUninstallString